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Payoff, The


Published 1942


The city's District Attorney is murdered, and a newspaper reporter investigates. He starts finding out that everything wasn't quite as cut and dried as it appeared to be.


Run time 01:12:05
Producer Harry D. Edwards
Production Company Producers Releasing Corporation
Audio/Visual sound, black & white


Reviews

Reviewer: surfvh - - September 2, 2013
Subject: A Cute, Little Funny Reporter/Almost Film Noir Piece
5 stars to balance out MR. Grumpy. Light weight but entertaining film. Lots of interesting characters (I like the Hunchback and the cute girl). Emphasis on funny rather than a heavy-duty crime story. If you want to kill an hour enjoyably, this is the film for you.
Reviewer: billbarstad - - January 2, 2009
Subject: Pass
This tale follows an investigation of citywide corruption. Bad acting, bad directing, and a telegraphed plot makes for a boring movie.

I downloaded the largest file, a MPEG-4. Video and audio are OK.
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